The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 221 new cases of COVID-19 infections in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 56,956.
The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Friday.
221 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;
1,094 deaths pic.twitter.com/oVzyXar7ru
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) September 18, 2020